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January 19, 2023

BUS2BUS 2024: 50 per cent of hall space already booked

Numerous bus manufacturers and suppliers from Germany and abroad have taken up the First Mover offer. Starting now, the Early Bird discount offers favourable rates for those wishing to take part in BUS2BUS 2024.

50 per cent of the hall space available at BUS2BUS, which will take place from 24 to 25 April 2024 in Berlin, has already been booked. Numerous bus manufacturers and suppliers from Germany and abroad have secured their places early, ahead of the First Mover deadline on 15 December 2022. Taking part again are Ebusco, VDL Bus & Coach, EvoBus/Daimler Buses, MAN Truck & Bus Deutschland, Iveco Magirus, Karsan Automotive, Otokar Europe, pepper motion and Anadolu Isuzu.

For the first time, MCV Deutschland, Van Hool and Elektrobus Europe are displaying their buses at BUS2BUS. For Zoltán Sipos, CEO of Elektrobus Europe, the quality of the business platform is impressive. "As representatives of the Ikarus brand, we believe that even such an established manufacturer should regularly attend the leading industry trade fairs. In addition to a showcase of the current product range, taking part also offers an opportunity to build new market relationships and gain new industry insights. The team at BUS2BUS has already successfully shown great expertise and skill by providing us with this platform.”

For Dirk Snauwaert, Communications & PR Manager at Van Hool, it is important to showcase the bus manufacturer’s innovations to both the German and international market. “We are presenting completely new city buses at BUS2BUS. These are battery-electric, fuel cell and trolley buses which are absolutely emissions-free. Our travel coaches include a new range with a strong focus on safety and comfort.“

Among the suppliers attending BUS2BUS 2024 are J.M. Voith, Munk, AMCON Software, ITCS Service Support, Valeo Thermal Commercial Vehicles Germany, Franz Kiel, and for the first time the Italian companies Punginelli and SERMEC.

Exhibitors who decide to register for BUS2BUS 2024 by 31 October 2023 can still take advantage of Early Bird rates, valid as of now.

Services at BUS2BUS include turnkey stand solutions which significantly reduce companies’ planning time and costs. It is also possible to solely book a stand area, for use with a proprietary stand. For vehicle presentations, BUS2BUS also offers areas in its ultra-modern fair hall hub27 and on the outdoor display area. Covering 10,000 square metres, hub27 is one of the largest column-free halls in Europe. The hall floor supports high loads, making it ideal for displaying and moving heavy vehicles such as buses. It features 20 conference rooms for up to 200 and can be reached on foot from the light rail station S-Bahnhof Messe Süd.

BUS2BUS is the Mobility Trade Show. The business platform and trend barometer for the German and European bus, coach and supplier industry puts a clear focus on future technologies and sustainable solutions. BUS2BUS presents the entire range of products and services for the bus industry through a combination of trade show, stage program, workshops, networking events and digital services – which in turn boosts momentum in the mobility market. BUS2BUS 2022 was attended by around 2,000 trade visitors from 25 countries and 100 exhibiting companies from 16 countries. The next BUS2BUS will take place from April 24 to 25, 2024 in the modern top location hub27 on the Berlin exhibition grounds.

About Messe Berlin
Berlin has been a trade fair destination for 200 years, and has been one of the most important such hubs for many decades. Messe Berlin – the state’s own trade fair company – conceives, markets and organizes hundreds of live events every year. It strives to be an outstanding host for visitors at all events, generate optimal business stimuli, and provide fair conditions for everyone. This concept is reflected in the company slogan: Messe Berlin – Hosting the World.